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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan negre, from Latin nigrum, accusative of niger.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

negre (feminine negra, masculine and feminine plural negres)

  1. black (absorbing all light and reflecting none)
  2. black (of or relating to any of various ethnic groups having dark pigmentation of the skin)

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

negre m (plural negres)

  1. black (color perceived in the absence of light)

NounEdit

negre m (plural negres, feminine negra)

  1. black person

See alsoEdit

Colors in Catalan · colors (layout · text)
     blanc      gris      negre
             roig, vermell; carmesí              taronja; marró              groc; crema
             verd lima              verd             
             cian; xarxet              atzur              blau
             violat; indi              magenta; lila, porpra              rosa

Further readingEdit


InterlinguaEdit

AdjectiveEdit

negre (comparative plus negre, superlative le plus negre)

  1. black (completely dark, absorbing all light)
  2. black (having a dark skin tone, mainly associated with African descent)

Related termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

negre m

  1. indefinite plural of neger

OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan negre, from Latin nigrum, accusative of niger.

AdjectiveEdit

negre m (feminine singular negra, masculine plural negres, feminine plural negras)

  1. black

Derived termsEdit


Old OccitanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin nigrum, accusative of niger. Gallo-Romance cognate with Old French noir, neir.

AdjectiveEdit

negre

  1. black

DescendantsEdit


RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

negre f pl

  1. feminine plural of negru